Every day we associate and interact with people. These people range from complete strangers to close friends and family. The truth, however, is that even the people we think we know and trust may not be who they say they are. Performing a background check is a simple and easy way to verify that those we trust in various aspects of our lives are who they claim to be and that they are not hiding anything from us. Here is a list of the top 5 people you should be running background checks on to ensure the safety of yourself and your loved ones.